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Vietnam exempts import tax for rice, tobacco from Laos in 2015

04-Mar-2015 Intellasia | Xinhua | 6:00 AM

Vietnam’s Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT) has issued a circular on exempting import tax for rice and tobacco from Laos in 2015, local media reported on Monday. [...] » More

Foreign workers must stay up-to-date on residence rules

26-Feb-2015 Intellasia | Bizhub | 6:00 AM

To work in Vietnam, foreign nationals must possess a work permit issued by competent Vietnamese authorities, except in cases where such permits are exempted. – Photo [...] » More

New decree changes contract procedures

12-Feb-2015 Intellasia | Bizhub | 6:00 AM

Government Decree 05/2015/ND-CP was issued on January 12, 2015, guiding implementation of a number of issues in the Labour Code. Guidance on employment contracts, wages and [...] » More

Legal Advice: Work permit exemption in Vietnam

03-Feb-2015 Intellasia | Vietnamnet | 6:00 AM

Labour legislation stipulates cases in which foreign employees need not apply for work permits,one of which includes those who are reassigned within an enterprise operating [...] » More

Investment law tackles corruption

03-Feb-2015 Intellasia | VNS | 6:00 AM

Encouraging rational decision-making is a strong feature of the 2014 Law on Public Investment, Dao Quang Thu, deputy minister of Planning and Investment, tells the Vietnam [...] » More

Circular will revamp stock market

30-Jan-2015 Intellasia | VNS | 6:00 AM

Since its issuance late last year, Circular 36/2014/TT-NHNN, which set limits on how much banks can lend to stock investors, has had a strong impact on both credit [...] » More

Circular regulates foreign currency lending

29-Jan-2015 Intellasia | MAI COUNSEL | 6:00 AM

The State Bank of Vietnam (SBV) recently issued Circular No. 43/2014/TT-NHNN (December 25, 2014) on lending in foreign currency by credit institutions and foreign bank [...] » More

Legal Advice: Details on the authority to approve investment projects

28-Jan-2015 Intellasia | Vietnamnet | 6:00 AM

Enterprises that want to invest in Vietnam need information about which projects must be approved by the prime minister and which investment certificates must be issued by [...] » More

New circular looks to tax online transactions

27-Jan-2015 Intellasia | DTI News | 6:00 AM

It has become mandatory since January 20 for e-commerce or social network sellers to register their transactions in order to facilitate tax collection. The move is a result [...] » More

Vietnam Regulatory Brief: Tax, Customs, and Bankruptcy

24-Jan-2015 Intellasia | Vietnam-briefing | 6:00 AM

Of the many laws and regulations which came into effect at the beginning of 2015, Vietnam Briefing has selected three with significant relevance to foreign investors in the [...] » More

New circular requires e-commerce sellers to pay taxes

23-Jan-2015 Intellasia | VNS | 6:00 AM

It has become mandatory since January 20 for e-commerce or social network sellers to register their transactions in order to facilitate tax collection. The move is a result [...] » More

Government issues new rules for businesses in transportation sector

22-Jan-2015 Intellasia | Indochine Counsel | 6:00 AM

On September 10, 2014, the government issued Decree No 86/2014/ND-CP (Decree 86) on the transportation business and business conditions. Decree 86 provides for the conditions [...] » More

Legal Advice: Five conditions for foreign enterprises to be licensed to purchase and sell goods

20-Jan-2015 Intellasia | PLF - LAW FIRM | 6:00 AM

Enterprises with foreign invested capital wishing to conduct the purchase and sale of goods and other activities directly related to the purchase and sale of goods need to [...] » More

New rules lack guidance documents

17-Jan-2015 Intellasia | TBKTSG | 6:00 AM

Law enforcement agencies are coping with difficulties in implementing a number of new regulations and laws with effect this year due to the absence of guidance documents. [...] » More

Investors need policy updates

16-Jan-2015 Intellasia | Bizhub | 6:00 AM

Projects in which the prime minister must approve the investment policy and the authority that will issue investment certificates are some of the issues that enterprises need [...] » More